Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows 8
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 141 122
Rank change year-on-year -8 -19 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows 8 28 14 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.92% 0.53% 1.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.74% 1.65% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 53
Oxfordshire median annual salary £23,750 £25,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -7.41% +3.85%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £17,550
90th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £48,600
South East median annual salary £28,500 £26,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year +9.62% -10.34% +3.57%

Windows 8 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 748 849 1,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.65% 32.03% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 582 682 754
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.46% -2.35% +21.43%
10th Percentile £23,050 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £69,750 £68,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -4.71% +2.41% +3.75%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Oxfordshire

Windows 8
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Windows 8 in Oxfordshire

Windows 8
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows 8 in Oxfordshire

Windows 8
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -9 9 £22,500 -23.73%
Banbury +8 6 £21,000 -6.67%
Abingdon -12 3 £28,500 -
Windows 8
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) Windows 10
3 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
4 24 (85.71%) Windows 7
5 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Office
6 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
6 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
7 15 (53.57%) Hyper-V
8 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (39.29%) ITIL
11 10 (35.71%) VMware
11 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
11 10 (35.71%) DHCP
11 10 (35.71%) DNS
12 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
12 9 (32.14%) WAN
13 8 (28.57%) LAN
13 8 (28.57%) VLAN
13 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (25.00%) Patch Management
14 7 (25.00%) Retail
14 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
14 7 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
14 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (25.00%) SQL
14 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 7 (25.00%) HP
14 7 (25.00%) Clustering

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) DHCP
1 10 (35.71%) DNS
2 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
2 9 (32.14%) WAN
3 8 (28.57%) LAN
3 8 (28.57%) VLAN
4 4 (14.29%) Internet
5 3 (10.71%) Firewall
5 3 (10.71%) Network Security
6 2 (7.14%) NAS
6 2 (7.14%) SAN
7 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
1 11 (39.29%) Service Analyst
1 11 (39.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Junior
5 4 (14.29%) Junior Support Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Junior Technical Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Junior Technical Support
5 4 (14.29%) Junior Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Technical Support
5 4 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) Windows 10
3 24 (85.71%) Windows 7
4 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (10.71%) Linux
9 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 7 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 4 (14.29%) Statistics
3 4 (14.29%) Time Management
3 4 (14.29%) Workflow
4 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
4 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL V3
4 3 (10.71%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (10.71%) CCENT
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 15 (53.57%) Hyper-V
3 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) Cisco
3 7 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Apple